Atlas Copco Scholarship

This scholarship allows the winner to spend a week of work experience with Atlas Copco in Australia, followed by two weeks with Atlas Copco in Sweden.

Applications for the 2014 Atlas Copco Scholarship are NOW CLOSED.

For the one week with Atlas Copco in Australia the winner of the scholarship will get a feel for Atlas Copco's mining equipment and will also experience first hand Atlas Copco's alliances with the Australian mining industry.

The first week in Sweden is spent at the production facilities in Orebro, with Atlas Copco's R&D marketing teams. After this total product overview, the winner will spend the second week visiting Swedish mine sites.

The scholarship is open only to AusIMM Student members studying at Australian, New Zealand and Papua New Guinean universities in the final two years of their Bachelor's Degree in technical courses of relevance to the minerals industry.

Applications closed 6 APRIL 2014.


2013 Winner

The 2013 winner of the Atlas Copco Scholarship is Emma Beattie. Emma is currently studying a Bachelor of Geology at James Cook University. Emma will present a report on her experience at the 2014 New Leaders Conference.

2013 Finalists

The finalists for the 2013 Atlas Copco Scholarship were:

  • Lachlan Cumming, BEng, University of Wollongong
  • Jerard Koon, BEng and BSci, Monash University
  • Ewen Mills, BEng University of Queensland
  • Michael Minett BEng (Mining), University of New South Wales

Past Winners

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